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2014 Big Sky Conference Tournament Preview

(SportsNetwork.com) - As the top seed in the 39th annual Big Sky Conference Tournament, the Weber State Wildcats have their sights set on returning to the championship game for the third straight year and the fifth time since 2010.That said, the team will have to wait until Friday to find out which team will be the opponent in the semifinals.By virtue of claiming the outright regular-season title in the Big Sky, the Wildcats were rewarded with having this event played in their home arena (Dee Events Center), not to mention earning a bye through the quarterfinal round which takes place on Thursday. While there are currently 11 member schools playing men's basketball in the Big Sky, the bottom four finishers in the standings (Eastern Washington, Montana State, Idaho State and Southern Utah) were not extended invitations to the tourney, something other conferences might consider in the future in order to reward quality play.Another unique aspect of this tournament has teams re-seeding aft...

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